Change the Message Shown on the Logon Box

Posted On 2007-05-03 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Change the Message Shown on the Logon Box
Tags:  Windows NT Windows 2000
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You can personalize (or legalize) the message displayed on the logon box above the user name and password.
Simply create a new string value named 'LogonPrompt' in the key below, and enter the text you want to display. The default message is: 'Enter a user name and password that is valid for this system.'
This feature can be used in conjunction with: Legal Notice Dialog Box Before Logon

Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]
Value Name: LogonPrompt
Data Type: REG_SZ


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